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  • Boeing machinists voting on contract tied to 777X Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 7:13 AM ET

    If the workers accept, Boeing would build its new 777X jetliner and wings in the Seattle area, where it has built aircraft for more than 90 years.

  • Woman eats only Starbucks items for a year Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:35 PM ET

    One Seattle-area woman just gave the phrase "Starbucks junkie" a whole new meaning.

  • Dartmouth professor's C-suite picks   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 1:50 PM ET
    Dartmouth professor's C-suite picks

    Who are the best and worst CEOs of the year? Sydney Finkelstein of Dartmouth's Tuck School of Business is out with his picks. Among the names are Microsoft's Steve Ballmer and JC Penney's Ron Johnson.

  • Power House: Seattle real estate   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 1:43 PM ET
    Power House: Seattle real estate

    A look at 3 homes for sale in the Seattle area, with Coldwell-Banker BAIN managing broker Stephen Saunders. This week's "power house" is listed for about $2 million.

  • Seattle throws a pot party   Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 10:20 AM ET
    Seattle is throwing a 'pot party'

    Ben Livingston, director of the Center for Legal Cannabis, discusses the legalization anniversary event.

  • Emerging entrepreneurial hot spots Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 6:39 AM ET
    Iman Fadaei, Kevin Ackermann and Marten Wetterberg of Aha Design

    Entrepreneurial activity is bubbling up around the globe—from Africa to South America—as more governments look for avenues of economic growth.

  • Gulf airlines drop $150 billion at start of airshow Sunday, 17 Nov 2013 | 3:54 AM ET
    Boeing headquarters in Chicago.

    Dubai flag carrier Emirates will buy more Airbus A380 superjumbos, the airline's chairman said at the opening of the Dubai Airshow.

  • Boeing machinists reject labor deal on 777X by 67% Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 12:21 AM ET

    Boeing Co. machinists soundly rejected a new labor contract on Wednesday that would have let them build the company's newest jetliner in Washington.

  • Some of Microsoft's top investors have urged the technology giant's board to consider Ford Motor's CEO and Computer Sciences CEO as Ballmer successor.

  • Seattle campaign seeks $15 minimum wage Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 8:52 AM ET
    Demonstrators outside a Wendy's restaurant in this file photo.

    Washington state already has the nation's highest minimum wage at $9.19 an hour. Now, there's a push in Seattle, at least, to make it $15.

  • The new housing hot spot is ... what? Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 10:22 AM ET

    Hard-hit areas are seeing a strong comeback in their housing markets—some people are even starting to utter the "B" word—bubble. Here are the Top 10 Turnaround Towns for 2013.

  • Power Rundown: Seattle's 'no-no' words   Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:53 PM ET
    Power Rundown: Seattle's 'no-no' words

    More and more people are looking for jobs while at work, and Seattle is trying to ban some "potentially offensive" words. CNBC's Jane Wells and Allison Linn, discuss.

  • Beacon focus of Boeing fire probe; investors on edge Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 1:53 AM ET

    British aviation investigators identified an emergency beacon made by Honeywell International as a likely source of last week's blaze on a Boeing Co 787 Dreamliner and called for it to be turned off, spurring a rally in Boeing shares.

  • Beware of Rising Mortgage Rates   Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 2:02 PM ET
    Beware of Rising Mortgage Rates

    The 30-year fixed mortgage rate had its largest increase in 26 years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Power House: Seattle's Real Estate   Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 1:44 PM ET
    Power House: Seattle's Real Estate

    A look at Seattle's real estate market, with David Bell, Remax Metro/East Side Realtor. One listing is 4,890 square feet, and is going for $1,450,000.

  • New Tech Palaces: Visionary, or Cursed Trophies? Monday, 27 May 2013 | 1:04 PM ET
    Apple Inc. headquarters in Cupertino, California.

    While much of corporate America is retrenching on the real estate front, the four most influential technology companies in America are planning new headquarters.

  • Driving the Seattle Real Estate Market? Amazon   Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 1:00 PM ET
    Driving the Seattle Real Estate Market? Amazon

    In this week's "Power House" segment on "Power Lunch," Coldwell Banker-Bain agent Stephen Saunders reveals why the Seattle real estate market is doing well and why Amazon is a good chunk of the reason.

  • Earth Day Founder Builds on Sustainable Architecture Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM ET
    An array of 575 solar panels covers the roof of Seattle's Bullitt Center, a model for a new generation of sustainable, energy-efficient buildings.

    The self-sustaining building, which generates all its own electricity and collects its own water, could inspire more action to raise awareness about the environment and the need to curb climate change.

  • Savings or Loan? Paying for a Remodeling Project Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 8:01 PM ET

    Most homeowners use personal savings to pay for renovations, but borrowing makes sense when the updates will pay you back.

  • Small Lenders Ride US Mortgage Wave Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 2:14 AM ET

    Scores of independent mortgage lenders and community banks are winning business from banks such as Citigroup or Bank of America that have retrenched after the financial crisis.